Assessor vs Cessor - What's the difference?

assessor | cessor |


As nouns the difference between assessor and cessor

is that assessor is one who assesses a property for tax or insurance evaluation while cessor is (legal) in english law, one who is dilatory, negligent, and delinquent in his duty or service, and who thereby incurred the danger of the law, and was liable to have the writ of cessavit brought against him.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

assessor

English

Alternative forms

* assessour (obsolete)

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who assesses a property for tax or insurance evaluation.
  • A specialist who assists the court in determining a matter.
  • Tax assessor : Civil servant entrusted with checking the veracity of data and criteria used by a taxpayer to complete a tax return.
  • One who assesses a project for cost evaluation.
  • An official responsible for student welfare.
  • cessor

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (legal) In English law, one who is dilatory, negligent, and delinquent in his duty or service, and who thereby incurred the danger of the law, and was liable to have the writ of cessavit brought against him.
  • (obsolete) One who determined the amount of a cess; an assessor.
  • References

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